The 95th racket of the world, Norwegian Casper Ruud, outplayed Spaniard Marcel Granollers, who occupies the 112th line of the ATP rating, with a score of 6/1, 6/0 in the quarterfinals of the competitions in Houston.
Tennis players spent 1 hour and 2 minutes on the court. During this time, they made two double mistakes and never filed it through. At the same time, the 20-year-old Ruud has implemented five break points, and his 33-year-old rival – not one.
Previously, athletes did not meet each other. In the semifinals of the US Men’s Clay Court Championship, Ruud will cross the rackets with Australian Jordan Thompson or Colombian Daniel Elahi Galan Riveros.